formalused to greet someone, say sorry to them etc very politely:
Mrs. Gottlieb presents her apologies and regrets she will not be able to attend.
[intransitive and transitive]medicalto show an illness by having a particularsymptom (=sign of an illness):
The doctor asked whether any of the children had been presenting any unusual symptoms.
Three of the five patients presented with fever and severe headaches.
WORD FOCUS: give WORD FOCUS: give put something in someone's hand:hand, pass officially give something to someone:award, present, grant, confer, allocate give something to people in a group:hand out, pass around, distribute give to a charity:donate give something to people after you die:leave, pass on, bequeath ➔ See alsogive
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.